Update your Binder’s Table of Contents with today’s date and key question Take out any work you are handing in Respond to this question: What do you think “separation of powers” means?. Do Now – Thursday , Oct. 3.
separation of and key questionpowers - dividing the power to govern between the executive, legislative, and judicial branches
Cabinet – Advisors to the President
Executive Agencies – Government offices that report to the President
Senate – the upper house of Congress, consisting of 100 members (two from each state)
House of Representatives – the lower house of Congress, with a different number of members from each state depending on the size of the state
Veto – When the President rejects a law
Budget – The government’s plan for how it will spend $
Impeach – Removing an official from office for misconduct
What do each like thisof the three branches of the American government do?